Synonyms and Antonyms for drilling-fluid

1. drilling fluid (n.)

a mixture of clays and chemicals and water; pumped down the drill pipe to lubricate and cool the drilling bit and to flush out the cuttings and to strengthen the sides of the hole

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2. drilling (n.)

the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum

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3. drilling (n.)

the act of drilling


4. fluid (n.)

a substance that is fluid at room temperature and pressure

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5. fluid (adj.)

subject to change; variable

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6. fluid (n.)

continuous amorphous matter that tends to flow and to conform to the outline of its container: a liquid or a gas

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7. fluid (adj.)

characteristic of a fluid; capable of flowing and easily changing shape

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8. fluid (adj.)

smooth and unconstrained in movement

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9. fluid (adj.)

in cash or easily convertible to cash

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10. fluid (adj.)

affording change (especially in social status)

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